Menu
Share
 
Switch to Desktop Site

Retracing Darwin's footsteps

Image

Image 1 of 15

 

The first stop on the second voyage of the HMS Beagle was at St. Jago in the Cape Verde Islands. Darwin's first journal entry was made here. Darwin's focus on the island was mainly geological, writing about the slow formation of the islands over extremely long periods of time.

PHOTO: Scott Peterson / Getty Images / Newscom

Next Image Previous Image

Image 1 of 15

 
About these ads

Share